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Material Questions….

                This week for me the most inspiring and intriguing part of the week was the information presented at the LOLA show. I was impressed by examples of interior design aspect companies that have … Continue reading

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Monstrous what?

                This week was a fairly interesting, mainly in reading material but also with some of the information from the LOLA show. The most interesting topic of the week for me was the monstrous … Continue reading

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Home Sweet Local

                This week’s discussion was a reminder of my home town and the way that I was raised. Local is the way I grew up- in a small town that is extremely isolated. Most … Continue reading

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Waste… No Waste. Let’s go back in history.

                This week’s topic and conversations were extremely interesting. The article was very interesting and (I thought) very truthful in the fact that we should learn from nature- creating a closed loop system having … Continue reading

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PSS? New solutions? What is being done?

This week’s LOLA show was fascinating and full of many interesting new products and ideas. This LOLA show really helped me understand the reasoning for the show, so that we can learn about new products or design ideals that we … Continue reading

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Talk about confusing… So what is design?

This week’s topics were very confusing and hard to comprehend, but after discussions in class the concepts made sense in the realm of design. The reading from Tuesday discussed fashion and sustainability, in the idea that we need to change … Continue reading

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Just how attached are we?

A sweatshirt… I know it doesn’t sound like much but to me it is reminders of hard work, tears, sweat, late nights, bus trips, friends and one of my favorite experiences. We all own pieces like this, articles of clothing … Continue reading

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